There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Glendale station Antelope Valley Line / ...

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 780 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Hollywood LAX to Hollywood
  2. Take the line 780 bus from Hollywood / Argyle to Central / Colorado 180/181 / ...

$9 - $13

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale 24.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale 24.9 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Glendale

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Glendale 24.9 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale 24.9 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Glendale is 16 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Central / Colorado via Hollywood / Argyle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale station. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Glendale station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Glendale, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale via L. A. Union Station station in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale via Hollywood and Hollywood / Argyle in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Glendale station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Hollywood
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lawa.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hollywood / Argyle to Central / Colorado
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $45
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberESPAÑOL
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberSELECT
$70 - $95
UberBLACK
$100 - $130
UberSUV
$120 - $160
UberLUX
$140 - $190
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Glendale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Glendale
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Glendale
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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